Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Neophasia Behr, 1869 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 2 : 303.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : PIERIDAE : PIERINAE : PIERINI : APORIINA

Type-species:
Pieris menapia Felder & Felder, 1859. Wien. ent. Monatschr. 3: 271.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1870. In: G√ľnther, Zool. Rec. 6(year 1869): 271.

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Cowan (1970: 52) stated:-

after Felders : 1869 to read - 1859, [type-species year].

NEOPHASIA was included within the subfamily PIERIDAE: PIERINAE by Ackery et al., in Kristensen (1999).

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

Learn more about Pieridae in Wikipedia.

See images at Butterflies of America.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to NEOPHASIA and included species.


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